YouTube Kicking Star Havard Rugland signs with Detroit Lions


It’s not totally beneath professional sports franchises to bring aboard big-time stars or flash-in-the-pan athletes just for publicity. A few examples of this include the Charlotte (New Orleans) Hornets signing rapper Master P (hadn’t played basketball since high school), the … Continue reading

Louisville vs. Michigan in 2013 NCAA Championship


Just a couple of hours ago, the Michigan Wolverines were able to hold off the scrappy Syracuse Orange to advance to their first NCAA title game since 1993. Interestingly enough, the ’93 title appearance no longer counts due to violations … Continue reading

Could Brittney Griner survive in the NBA?


In 1979, Ann Meyers became the first and last woman to sign a contract with an NBA team. She inked a $50,000 no-cut clause contract with the Indiana Pacers, but, unfortunately, didn’t survive her three-day tryout. Since that time, standout … Continue reading

NBA Power Rankings for April 4th, 2013


In the last power rankings that we ran, Miami was in the midst of the second longest win streak in NBA history. Unfortunately, this run ended on March 27th in a very physical game with the Chicago Bulls. Following the … Continue reading

Out of Football Chances, Maurice Clarett moves to Rugby


When it comes to professional sports, most people don’t get second or third chances….or fourth and fifth chances like Maurice Clarett. After being dismissed from Ohio State University in 2003, the Youngstown native has continued to blow opportunity after opportunity … Continue reading

Abusive Rutgers Coach Mike Rice Fired – Dan Hurley could replace Him


Rutgers basketball hasn’t exactly had the prettiest of records over the past several years. And things recently got even uglier when it was revealed how badly former head coach Mike Rice was treating his players. Just one day after ESPN’s … Continue reading